Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HISSER

Try such sentences as this on your hisser: "I will not go," he hissed.

But here the hisser is not so safe, nor the hissee—to coin a convenient word—so defenceless.

The most often named among the remaining adversaries of Indra is Çushṇa, the “hisser” or “scorcher.”